Iberian acidophilous birch forests

Description (English)

Medio-European acidophilous birch woods of the collinar and lower montane levels of northwestern Iberia, formed by Betula pendula or Betula celtiberica as substitution stages of acidophilous oak woods.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-D1

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Betula celtiberica
Flowering Plants Betula pendula
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Betula celtiberica Flowering Plants
Betula pendula Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Not available For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) G1.9113 Iberian acidophilous birch woods same level changed
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.9113 Iberian acidophilous birch woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.9113 Iberian acidophilous birch woods same
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